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What is the right keyboard configuration for my keyboard?

I've got the greater than and less than symbols below the Esc key, and I don't know what the is the right keyboard configuration/language for it:
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Can't use QWERTY layout after make IBus work with Dvorak layout after reboot

To keep my Input Method (Bogo or Unikey) of IBus working with Dvorak keyboard layout after reboot, I use sudo dpkg-reconfigure keyboard-configuration to set keyboard as Dvorak, and go to tab Advance ...
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How to remove invisible language modes in windows 8

What seems to be the problem is like the one described at Remove invisible language modes in Windows 8, but the solution provided on that page is not useful for me. I happen to have this problem when ...
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Windows 7 - unremovable IME

I use my computer to type different kind of language. I've added keyboard IME for Swedish, Chinese and Japanese. However there's one extra IME (Norwegian) that I never added and when I go to the ...
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Disable Ctrl+Shift+0 on Windows 8

I use apps that have functions bound to Ctrl+Shift+0, but Windows captures the keyboard shortcut. I have gone into the Advanced Settings and disabled the key sequence (similar to the Vista steps), but ...
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Remove invisible language modes in Windows 8

this might be considered a duplicate of my previous question: Disable [Windows]+[Space] hotkey in Windows 8 However my problem is more about getting rid of 2 settings, that should be removed, while ...
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Windows 8 - 2 languages. How to lock keyboard to only one?

I have small problem with my keyboard languages. I have 2 languages installed on my PC. I have English set as display language and Polish used for Keyboard layout, date and time. (I just don't like ...
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Creating a custom input method

Is there any standard way of creating a custum input method for X11/linux in general? I've poked around scim and iBus but I can't seem to find any example of it having been done before. In reality I ...
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Switch keyboard layout with “Windows” keys in Windows 7 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Custom shortcut for switching keyboard input languages in Windows XP I use two keyboard layouts in my system - Russian and English. Windows 7 offers only two ways to ...
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Is it possible to disable a windows keyboard shortcut?

Is it possible to disable any default windows keyboard shortcut? I want to reuse win+space for something else, but it is already taken by the system to switch between keyboard layouts. Windows 8 ...
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How to restore pre-windows-8 Alt+Shift keyboard behavior?

Before Windows 8, the Alt+Shift shortcut changed the input method (keyboard layout) for the current app. This permitted to map an input method to each app. For example I could keep the default layout ...
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How can I change my language/keyboard input language system-wide temporarily?

I currently have two languages set up; English and Dutch. The only difference is in keyboard input. The Dutch one uses the French/Belgian AZERTY layout and the English one uses the Irish/English ...
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How do I set a default language (input source) for an application?

Has Apple completely removed the possibility to do this, and to what end? The primary input language for my MacBook is Norwegian. What I want is for OSX to open MacVim with the US input language ...
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Windows Pidgin GTK+ cannot type quotes properly

I use Pidgin, XChat and MonoDevelop on my windows 7 machine. Since a year, more or less, im not able to type quotes: " becomes ¨ ' becomes ´ I've finally started to get really pissed at this problem ...
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What's the difference between a “Keyboard Language” and an “Input Language”?

I see the same keyboard options underneath different languages, and it's confusing me... What exactly is the difference between selecting an "input language" inside Windows, versus merely selecting ...
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sing CapsLock to switch the keyboard language layout

Currently I am using Recaps for switching between keyboard layouts. But I am looking for a replacement, because it is a little buggy and not updated for years. Do you know any replacement?
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Corupted keyboard layout

When I try to add Persian keyboard layout on my Windows 7 x64, the keyboard doesn't show up in the language bar. For example, when I add English, Arabic, and Persian keyboard layouts as shown in the ...
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Russian language automatically loads on windows 7 startup [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Russian Language in windows 7 i am using windows 7 ultimate edition. I did a fresh installation. And only programs I installed is Gameranger and silverlight. Now when ...
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Can each Firefox tab have its own keyboard layout / language?

In Internet Explorer, when I switch my keyboard language in a tab, it doesn't affect other tabs that are already open (i.e., they retain their original kbd languages). Can I achieve the same in ...
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Change input language system wide in Windows 7 [duplicate]

I really like how Mac OS X toggles the input language system wide. Is there a similar feature in Windows 7? It is very annoying when I have to toggle for each application, especially when someone is ...
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lswitch.exe in Windows 7

There's a neat little utility called lswitch.exe, which allows you to switch keyboard layout with any key of your choice. I tried this program in Windows 7, and it did not work. Not even when running ...
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Google Chrome changes focus when typing

I've been experiencing odd behavior when using Google Chrome on Windows lately I use two languages when I'm typing, English and Arabic when I press shift+Alt to switch to Arabic ,the textbox loses ...
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Cannot use “ { ” Key

I have a macbook pro with a Portuguese keyboard and I don't have the { key. Can I bind { to another key? If so how?
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Why does Windows 7 always automatically change the input or keyboard language?

I am wondering why Windows 7 always automatically changes my input or keyboard language. I've a notebook with an integrated QWERTY keyboard English (United States). Traveling, I use that one but, ...
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Typing with a right-to-left language on Windows Vista Home Premium (English)

A friend's laptop came with "Windows Vista Home Premium (SP1)" installed in English. But she's from a country with a right-to-left language, and she wants to be able to type in her own language from ...